Medieval Painting in Bohemia PDF ePub eBook

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Medieval Painting in Bohemia free pdf Originally published in Czech in 2002 and now available in English, "Medieval Painting in Bohemia" assesses the history of painting in Bohemia and Moravia from the emergence of the Czech state in the late ninth century to the end of the rule of Ludwig Jagiello in 1526. Leading Czech art historian Jan Royt traces the developments in and preservation of mural and panel painting during this period, as well as illuminations and medieval iconography, and he also explores the various themes that inspired these pieces. The text is rounded out with more than eighty full-color illustrations, each supplied with a detailed caption. Original yet authoritative, "Medieval Painting in Bohemia" will be an indispensable guide for everyone curious to know more about this region, as well as students of art history seeking a definitive introduction.

About Jan Royt

Jan Royt is head of the Institute of Christian Art History at Charles University Prague.

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Author : Jan Royt
Publisher : Karolinum,Nakladatelstvi Univerzity Karlovy,Czech Republic
Data Published : 01 April 2003
ISBN : 8024602660
EAN : 9788024602660
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 157 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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